Pemba Scops-owl Otus pembaensis


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del Hoyo, J.; Elliott, A.; Sargatal, J. 1999. Handbook of the Birds of the World, vol. 5: Barn-owls to Hummingbirds. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

König, C.; Weick, F.; Becking, J.-H. 1999. Owls: a guide to the owls of the world. Pica Press, Robertsbridge, U.K.

Siex, K. S. 2011. Protected area spatial planning for Unguja and Pemba islands, Zanzibar. Final Consultancy Report Submitted to World Wide Fund for Nature. Wildlife Conservation Society.

Virani, M. 2005. Re-evaluating the status of the Pemba Scops Owl. Peregrine Fund Newsletter 36: 12-13.

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BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Otus pembaensis. Downloaded from on 07/03/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 07/03/2021.